"You buy 'em, we'll fly 'em!" : defense bonds, stamps. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title "You buy 'em, we'll fly 'em!" : defense bonds, stamps.
  • Series Title Defense Savings Staff [poster] (United States. Defense Savings Staff) ; 178.
  • Alternate Title The more bonds you buy--the more planes will fly
  • Series Title American War Posters

Creator

  • Artist: Wilkinsons.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: United States. Dept. of the Treasury.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Artist: Wilkinson, J. Walter.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Artist: Wilkinson, Walter G.
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]

Date

  • Creation: 1942

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Flyer in khaki uniform and helmet with goggles sits in cockpit of plane giving "thumbs up" sign. A formation of U.S. Army planes flies overhead. In the background is a hangar with plane and personnel.
  • Physical Description: 1 poster : col. ; 36 x 26 cm.

Subject

  • Keyword: war finance
  • Keyword: defense bonds
  • Keyword: defense stamps
  • Keyword: pilot
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Savings bonds -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American -- 1939-1945 -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Finance -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: airplanes
  • Keyword: civilian responsibility
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- United States -- Posters -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: defense savings stamps

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Collection

  • Name: World War Poster Collection
    Code: WWPC
  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Poster

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 514
  • Government Documents No.: T 1.107:Y 8/3
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Wilkinsons 1
  • OCLC: 12620315
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2850083
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc243

Note

  • Display Note: "Form D.S.S. 178" "U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942-O-436100" Round emblem at lower right corner of picture contains image of Concord Minute Man statue with slogan, "The more bonds you buy--the more planes will fly". A modern reproduction of this poster, in a different size, is available at the UNT Libraries. (Historical Collection no. Y2021). Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 710. Cataloged in the UNT Libraries' shelflist card file.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Vidar Latitude